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quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
circuitous - roundabout
demise - death
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly